Cardiff, HYBRID
Posted 3 months ago


Department:      Commercial

Location:            Hybrid Working

Salary:                Competitive

Closing date:     30 April 2022

Our client’s gaming team represents some of the largest and most established gaming and betting businesses in the world, who operate both in the online and land-based gaming sector.  The team also acts for numerous smaller, fast-growing gaming companies. Our specialist gaming lawyers provide a fully integrated IP/IT, regulatory, licensing, corporate and commercial contracts service.  They operate a worldwide international service which involves our partner law firms located in most key jurisdictions.

Our clients involvement in the TV and entertainment sector also means that they have expertise in the licensing of media content for use in both online and land-based gaming.

The Role

The Commercial team is looking for a Gaming and Betting Solicitor to join the team.

The successful candidate will be 3+ years PQE with a strong working knowledge and understanding of the gaming sector.

The ideal candidate will have experience working with operators, distributors, game designers, sports betting companies, casino owners’ operators and/or investors.

We are looking for a commercially astute individual who is adept at providing proactive and practical advice to clients. The successful candidate will be a forward-thinking individual whose attitude and approach are as important as previous experience.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a supportive, ambitious, and well-established team and would suit an individual looking for a challenge and who is keen to display their technical and practical legal skills.

Required Experience and Skills

  • 3+ years PQE
  • Knowledge and understanding of the gaming sector
  • Experience of drafting complex contractual documentation
  • Sound technical ability
  • Practical and commercial
  • Strong IT skills
  • Enjoys networking and business development
  • Personable and confident

Our clients key to growth strategy to date has been the recruitment and development of great people. This will remain the case as they look forward to the years ahead. Working with our client is vibrant and full of opportunities. 

Our client’s culture is friendly and collegiate, but they maintain the professional atmosphere you would expect from a modern, leading law firm. All staff have access to industry-leading training and mentoring to ensure they reach their potential. 

Some of the benefits on offer include:

  • Minimum 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Birthday day off
  • 2x Corporate social responsibility days
  • Death in service equivalent to twice annual salary
  • Auto enrolment pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Discounts for local businesses
  • Professional fees paid (subject to requirement for your role)
  • Employee recruitment incentive scheme
  • Travel season ticket loan (London only)

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to: 

Closing date: 30 April 2022 

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